Digital Content Producer

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WREG

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

The Digital Producer leads the transition from broadcast focused newsrooms to multi-platform newsrooms through active daily example; providing training in methods, processes and tactics; as well as in creating/editing origin content beyond that which is produced for on-air.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:        

  • Develops and leads winning strategy for station content

  • Expert understanding of Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms

  • Reviews copy and will correct errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines

  • Use our Social Media and Website to build and reinforce brand recognition and drive viewers to television

  • Determines a story's emphasis, length, and format, and organizes material accordingly

  • Research and analyze background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information

  • Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions

  • Pitches on-brand local and trending stories during morning meetings

  • Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts

  • Shoots and edits content for on-air and digital

  • Produces reports for all platforms

  • Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality

  • Builds and calendars digital campaigns to promote local shows and specials.

  • Writes stories for the web and other digital platforms

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Finds new ways to use Social Media and our website to engage with viewers


JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Degree in journalism; daily newspaper or news site experience required; live, working web samples and/or print pages preferred

  • Proficiency in Associated Press style, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Basic HTML preferred

  • CSS, Flash and other relevant technology skills is a plus

  • Maintain positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments

  • Responds positively to feedback


REQUIREMENTS

Must pass a MVR and criminal background check. Must have valid Driver License.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Digital Producer must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

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